Jason Kutz grew up in Kiel, Wisconsin, a small town in the countryside. After receiving his B.M. in Recording Technology from UW-Oshkosh, he received his M.M. in Piano Performance from UW-Madison. In Madison, he works as a pianist, composer, teacher, arranger, graphic designer, and sound engineer. He was recently commissioned by the Wisconsin Children’s Choir; he tours the Midwest as pianist with Opera for the Young; he writes and performs in an acoustic/electric, experimental quartet, Mr. Chair; and he has performed as a soloist with orchestras in Oshkosh, WI; Madison, WI; and Estes Park, CO.